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It's the thought that counts

The Kubrick/Spielberg film AI provides just the latest example of the enduring notion that, one day, we'll build a machine capable of thinking independently. For 10 years, computer programmers have been taking part in a contest trying to meet the challenge. So far, none has succeeded, reports Dylan Evans. Will the competition to be held next week at last find a winner?

Category : Articles
Year : 2001
Submitted :  6th, August 2008